As discussed in my earlier posts here, congress has repeatedly extended the benefits to employees under COBRA. And now, for the third ime, the COBRA premium subsidy program has been extended, this time through May 31, 2010, under the Continuing Extension Act of 2010 (Act). The key provisions of the Act include:
The extension of the eligibility period for the COBRA subsidy through May 31, 2010.
A new special election period and related notice requirement for individuals who experience a… [read post